Parallel Reasoning—SN. The correct answer choice is (E)
The first sentence can be diagrammed as:
- Pub Participate Meaningful Way Issues in Terms Pub Understands
The newscaster then goes on to state that the necessary condition has been met, so it is possible the sufficient can be met. We need an answer choice with this same structure and conclusion.
Answer choice (A): This is a contrapositive, so it does not match the stimulus.
Answer choice (B): This is a repetition of the same idea, so it does not match the stimulus.
Answer choice (C): This answer choice states that the sufficient condition has been met (Hugo wants to be a good teacher), so it does not match the stimulus.
Answer choice (D): This answer concludes that Paul “must have” discovered the meaning of those works, so it is stronger than the possibility idea discussed in the stimulus.
Answer choice (E): This is the correct answer choice. The necessary condition is met (having warm clothing), and the possibility of the sufficient is concluded.